The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications (Paperback)

A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications

By Amy Einsohn

University of California Press, 9780520271562, 559pp.

Publication Date: August 15, 2011

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Description

The Copyeditor's Handbook is a lively, practical manual for newcomers to publishing and for experienced editors who want to fine-tune their skills or broaden their understanding of the craft. This book may be used for self-instruction or as a textbook in copyediting classes. The exercises are accompanied by answer keys and detailed line-by-line explanations.

The third edition features

- Updates reflecting the 16th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style and the most current editions of other major style manuals.

- Additional updates to register technology-driven changes in onscreen editing procedures and typecoding.

- A revised chapter on resources for editors.

- Expanded bibliography and glossary.




About the Author

Amy Einsohn is a professional editor with thirty years of experience in scholarly, trade nonfiction, and corporate publishing.


Praise For The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications

“A practical manual for revising professional papers to all who wish to further their knowledge and develop their skills.”

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